MUNDELEIN, Ill., July 1, 2013/PRNewswire/ -- Z Trim Holdings, Inc. (OTC Markets: ZTHO - News), a bio-technology company providing value-added ingredients to a variety of industries, today announced that it recorded, for the quarter ended June 30, 2013, sales growth of 18% over the quarter ended June 30, 2012.
"Both our internal sales staff and our select group of distributors are getting the word out about Z Trim," said Lynda Carroll, VP of Sales and Applications. "We have begun to see growth within our existing customer base. We need to continue to build our project pipeline, in both existing and new customers, and convert that pipeline into finished sales."
ABOUT Z TRIM®
Z Trim Holdings, Inc. (www.ztrim.com) is a bio-technology company that owns existing, and has developed new, products and processes to make use of biomass for uses in the food and industrial markets. The Company's food division currently sells a line of products to the food industry that can help food manufacturers reduce their costs and help them solve many production problems. The Company's revolutionary technology provides value-added ingredients across virtually all food industry categories. The Company's all-natural products, among other things, help to reduce fat and calories, add fiber, provide shelf-stability, prevent oil migration, and add binding capacity - all without degrading the taste and texture of the final food products. Perhaps most significantly, Z Trim's products can help extend finished products, and thereby increase its customers' gross margins. The Company's industrial division, opened in 2012, sells eco-friendly ingredients to oil drilling, hydraulic fracturing, petroleum coke, steel/aluminum, paper and other industries. The Company's industrial ingredients are highly functional in applications for adhesives, binders, viscofiers and emulsifiers.
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